Bertelsmann Stiftung (ed.)

Prof. Dr. Christian Calliess, LL.M.Eur.

Public goods in the debate on the distribution of competences in the EU

  • 1. edition 2020, 7 pp (PDF)
  • Free of charge

Public goods reflect a complex construct between the principle of solidarity and the principle of subsidiarity in European Union law. This policy brief concisely contextualises public goods in European law and shows that they can act as a point of reference for the distribution of competences between the EU and the Member States, thus contributing to the upcoming Conference on the Future of Europe.

The corresponding full study in German is available here.